Froemder, Christina

Scientific Coordinator of Sustainability & Innovation Management

Profile
  • Christina Froemder
    INSTITUTE:
    UNU-FLORES
    OFFICE:
    UNU-FLORES, Ammonstrasse 74, Dresden, 01067, Germany
    E-MAIL:
    froemder@unu.edu
    PHONE:
    +49 351 8921 9389
    NATIONALITY:
    German

    Research Interests

    • Capacity Development
    • Education and e-learning
    • Sustainable waste management practices
    • Technical cooperation in developing economies

    Education

    • EngD (engineering doctorate), Sustainable Materials & Manufacturing, University of Warwick, United Kingdom (successfully defended in 2020)
    • MSc, Sustainable Materials & Manufacturing, University of Warwick & Cranfield and Exeter University (Joint Award), United Kingdom (2019)
    • MSc (Dipl.-Ing.), Mechanical Engineering, TU Dresden, Germany (2014)

    Appointments

    • Project manager of the “Chair for Sustainability and Innovation Management” project

    Biographical Statement

    Prior to joining UNU-FLORES, Ms Christina Froemder co-founded interdisciplinary networks with her university and local small to medium enterprises (SMEs). Christina has extensive knowledge of environmental engineering, circular economy, and sustainable business models. She also worked at ELG Carbon Fibre Ltd in the U.K. and has worked as a volunteer teacher at the College of Aviation in Dhaka, Bangladesh.